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Christian County

Total population (2010 census): 73955
Total population (1996 census): 68941
County seat: Hopkinsville

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 245 90833 8541419 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 96 35346 1727315 bu
Emmer and Spelt 1 D D
Oats 13 88 5035 bu
Grain Legumes and Other Field Crops Farms Acres Yield
Popcorn 1 D D
Fescue Seed 3 16 D
Soybean 150 48858 750575
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 591 27201 43086
Alfalfa Hay 149 4114 7472
Small Grain Hay 29 794 946
Tame Hay 446 21380 33451
Wild Hay 36 913 1217
All Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 35 790 3927
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 95 2268 34857
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 19 12  
Head Cabbage 4 2  
Cantaloupes 23 104  
Cucumbers & Pickles 11 13  
Okra 2 D  
Sweet Peppers 12 9  
Potatoes 11 14  
Pumpkins 9 27  
Squash 18 7  
Sweet Corn 31 84  
Turnips 2 D  
Tomatoes 29 32  
Other Vegetables 3 6  
Watermelons 23 65  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 10 11  
Grapes 5 12  
Peaches 11 11  
Pears 4 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 8 14  
Strawberries 7 D  
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery Stock 5 - 3 D
Florculture Crops 20 277254 6 1553389
Bedding/Garden Plants 19 D D D
Foliage Plants 2 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D 25740
Tobacco Plants Sold for Transplant 8 101360 - 368600
Vegetable Transplants 5 6728 - 16820
Greenhouse Vegetables 2 D X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops        
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 170 3610 8578944 lbs

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 307 63281 7828354 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 182 45450 2633586 bu
Oats 9 41 2000 bu
Popcorn 9 1284 4101980 lbs, shelled
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 250 61655 2054896 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 572 31455 62155 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 124 2477 6134 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 44 2165 4334 tons, dry
Tame Hay 464 24781 48026 tons, dry
Wild Hay 41 1003 1563 tons dry
Grass Silage 18 1029 6293 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 49 1073 16639 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 4 1  
Head Cabbage 3 2  
Cantaloupes 8 18  
Cucumbers & Pickles 9 2  
Okra 3 1  
Sweet Peppers 6 3  
Potatoes 6 26 2130 bu
Pumpkins 4 8  
Sweet Corn 15 28  
Tomatoes 16 13  
Watermelons 9 6  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 10 28 2313 trees
Grapes 4 7 3300 vines
Peaches 4 D D
Pears 4 D 117 trees
Blackberries 4 D D
Strawberries 6 2 3526 lbs
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 19 238178 D 856
Florculture Crops 9 153100 D 568
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 D D D
Foliage Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 6 119300 D 464
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 6420 X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 6 78658 D 250
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 496 4441 9591207 lbs

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.


Last Updated: April 03, 2012

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